New Drug Kills Everything, Maybe Even Your Dog

Nexgard Spectra - contains afoxolaner and milbemycin oxime. Prevents heartworms, roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, lungworms, and flea and tick infestation. WOW! Life is so easy now! One chewable "treat" can kill any parasite to which your dog might be exposed....

How Dogs Can Enhance Patient Recovery

Research has shown that dogs can improve our health in many ways by encouraging a more active lifestyle, providing companionship, and being a source of company and unconditional love for many. However, they can also help human beings recover from life-saving...

Essential Oils – Dangerous or Beneficial?

Over the past few months, there have been an alarming number of social media posts warning of the dangers of essential oil diffusion around pets. While I am not an expert on the uses of essential oils for pets, I can give you a list of oils that should be avoided if...

Health and Happiness: The Benefits of Walking Your Dog

We all know that regular walks are a must when creating a happy, healthy life for our dogs. Well, exercise is just as good for you, especially in your golden years, as it is for your four-legged pal. Studies show walking improves heart health and longevity, which is...

The Many Benefits of Pet Ownership for Seniors

The holistic way of life for pets, one that takes into account the importance of diet, and seeks to minimize vaccines and medications, is the epitome of care for our dogs. When we approach their health from an integrative perspective, seeking to heal our pets and...

How to make Homemade PupLoaf

Over the years I have made many versions of puploaf. The latest version was designed to eliminate the need for a lot of costly supplements and allow you to balance the diet with whole foods.

Complete Puploaf Recipe

3 pounds beef 90% lean

8 ounces beef heart

5 ounces beef liver

20 ounces chicken gizzards

3 cans sardines in water, minus the juice

6 ounces mussels (3 teaspoons kelp could replace the mussels for trace minerals)

2 teaspoons ground fresh ginger

5 eggs with shell

3 ounces red pepper

5 ounces mixed dark leafy greens (kale, chard, spinach)

4 ounces broccoli

6 ounces butternut squash

3 tablespoons flax seed oil

4 ounces cranberries

4 ounces Shiitake mushrooms

Grind and mix all ingredients together. Pour into loaf, casserole, or muffin pans. Bake at 325 for 30 to 60 minutes depending on size of pan; should be lightly done, not overcooked. (juicy in the center) If your pet has a beef or chicken allergy, turkey could be substituted.

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Use within 3 to 5 days, freeze extra portions. Feed warmed to room temperature.pup

How to make Bone Broth

Bone Broth


Large cut marrow bones



Chopped ginger

Shittake mushrooms



Apple cider vinegar


**Never feed cooked bones to your dog

How to make Golden Paste

Golden Paste


1 cup of warm water

1/2 cup of organic turmeric root powder

1/3 cup of organic coconut oil

1/2 tablespoon ground black pepper

1 tablespoon ceylon cinnamon